Synchronised Swimming in a Vintage Suit from the 1920’s ft. Ona Carbonell | Fashion Behind the Games

This is Past And Present, the ultimate challenge to see how fashion has helped sport move forward to this day. We travel all around the globe to challenge six athletes and six designers to make an old garment and test it under today’s conditions. Let’s see what happens when past and present collide. (PAST AND […]

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Wrestling vs Rugby 7s – Can They Switch Sports? | Sports Swap Challenge

Hi, I’m Sam Cross. I’m from Wales. I’m part of the Team GB Rugby 7s team. (AGE 25, HEIGHT 100CM, WEIGHT 103KG) Rugby 7s is fast and action-packed, it’s exciting, it’s high scoring. (SILVER MEDALLIST, RIO 2016) I’m Sofia Mattsson from Sweden and I’m an Olympic wrestler in the 53 kilo category. (AGE 28, HEIGHT […]

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The Story of the All Blacks Iconic New Zealand Rugby Team | Land of Legends

(NEW ZEALAND IS THE FIRST NATION TO WIN 400 TEST MATCHES) (THE ALL BLACKS 7S HAVE WON THE WORLD SERIES 12 TIMES) (FIVE TIMES COMMONWEALTH GAMES 7S CHAMPIONS IN SIX ATTEMPTS) (THE ALL BLACKS ARE THE MOST SUCCESSFUL) (INTERNATIONAL RUGBY TEAM BY FAR) (LAND OF LEGENDS) (NEW ZEALAND, POPULATION – 4.8 MILLION) (MAJORITY OF NEW […]

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Manuela Di Centa: An Italian Ski-Legend claims 5 medals in Lillehammer | Legends Live on

What Manuela achieved at Lillehammer was incredible and perhaps unrepeatable. I wouldn’t have achieved it if I had not believed since I was a child, that girls like me who love cross-country skiing, could achieve great things in sport. Following Lillehammer, Manuela has left a historic and indelible mark as an athlete and as a […]

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Argentina scores Football perfection In Athens | The Olympics On The Record

Argentina was among the founding members of the International Olympic Committee, and sent a team to Paris in 1900, the second Olympic Games of the modern era. But it wasn’t until 1924 that Argentinian athletes first tasted Olympic Gold. That came in the sport of polo, long since dropped from the Olympic programme. Argentinians won […]

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First Pro Trans Athlete Faces A Crossroads After Coming Out Publicly | Identify

(IN 2016, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE RULED (THAT TRANSGENDER ATHLETES COULD COMPETE (WITHOUT UNDERGOING SURGERY.) (THIS POLICY MADE HISTORY IN THE SPORTS WORLD, WELCOMING (A NEW GENERATION OF ATHLETES INTO THE OLYMPIC FAMILY.) (HARRISON BROWNE IS THE FIRST PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE (IN TEAM SPORTS IN NORTH AMERICA (TO COME OUT PUBLICLY AS TRANSGENDER.) (HE HAS RECENTLY […]

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The Spanish Rhythmic Gymnastics team that won the world | Legends Live On

You train for hours and years for a competition, and in two minutes, you have to show them everything. I was programmed for competition. There’s no second chance in rhythmic gymnastics. It is now or forever. If they dropped a club, a hoop, it was over. The hoop exercise was really hard. Yes, the hoops […]

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Basketball vs Trampoline Gymnastics – Can They Switch Sports? | Sports Swap Challenge

I’m Kat Driscoll, I’m British and I’m a trampoline gymnast. Well, Driscoll has done well. I love the feeling of flying, defying gravity. I love that challenge. This girl’s going to take some catching. I said to my dad I’d be an Olympian. It’s probably the proudest moment of my life. Emmeline Ndongue, French, basketball. […]

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